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Weld Resignation #418108

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jul 28, 1997
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Announcement by Massachusetts Governor William Weld that he will resign to pursue the nomination as ambassador of Mexico reported. [WELD - says Mexico is of critical importance to the US.]

(Las Vegas: John King) The opposition of Senator Jesse Helms to Weld's nomination examined. [WELD - comments on politics.] [President CLINTON - speaks about Weld.] Statement from Senate Foreign Relations Committee spokesman Marc Thiessen about Weld's resignation quoted. [Majority leader Senator Trent LOTT - criticizes Weld for attacking Helms.]

King, John;
Woodruff, Judy

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